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The Woman with the Diamond Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Discover the side of Jamaica you've never seen before... The son of a white plantation owner befriends a slave girl, an ex-slave struggles with the challenges of emancipation, a poor girl from the country has to fight off the sexual advances of her employer, ... This is the fascinating story of the woman with the diamond heart - Jamaica, land of love.
The Black Cheese
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by W Vernon Murray. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The civil rights movement was just that, a movement, but unfortunately that movement has slowed to an unacceptable crawl and in some cases has come to a screeching halt. Even more unfortunately, the progress towards a truly effective and sustainable partnership between white and black America has been retarded because African Americans have dropped the baton.
The World Is Yours
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
A poem written by Ben Ha Meen and illustrated by Marcus Alleyne brings to life in wonderful visual images and poetic rhetoric a young child’s story of persistence, dedication and unconditional love of a parent for a child on his journey to success in the world among the vastness of the universe. A universal message of love both children and parents will enjoy reading. The World is Yours!
Thumbelina Is Dead
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Contemporary women
The story about a Female Loan Shark- A graphic short story.
Nightlife and Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
Ethiopia 1972, New York City 1992, and Hong Kong 2032. Three stories set in three different time periods, all sharing the same milieu and mood of rainy streets, discreet nightclubs and watering holes where lost souls meet and part, some violently and others romantically. Love, missed connections, and soulful music mingle with drunken waltzes, warm reveries, new starts and regretful ends.
The Lamb
Series: The Birthright, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Tyrell and Tiffany are back in the last book of The Birthright Series. Ty and Tiff want to be together, but their relationship seems doomed from the start. Now Ty is having disturbing dreams again, and Tiff’s new friend, Lorna, just might be crazy. Join Ty, Tiff, and their friends as they try to untangle this strange web of clues before it’s too late for … The Lamb.
The Rooster and the Caterpillar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The short story is a twist between a modern fable and a post literary creation. Interesting as structure and as composition, it brings a good deal of wisdom in a changing tone, from hilarious to dead grave. Short and spicy reading.
Smoke Damage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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Smoke Damage is a work of narrative nonfiction whose heroine, a young mother raising children in a post-9/11 world, recounts growing up in circumstances where all that was stable and familiar change drastically, but in ways closer to home. When one parent retreats into chronic illness and alcoholism, the other takes on a secret lifestyle, leaving the narrator to cope with issues beyond her age
A World Outsourced
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,150. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » General
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The wildly hilarious and endearing Harry teams up with uptight and cheap Chander to set up a business in India to run the affairs of Canada for a fee after disgruntled Canadians vote to outsource their government. Much to one parent’s chagrin, Chander’s daughter, Rosie, and Harry’s son, Maninder, fall in love. Comical escapades ensue as Maninder tries to woo Rosie and impress world leaders.
Hope, Faith & Empathy
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Hope, Faith & Empathy is the story of Tilly, a young Indigenous woman growing up in Canada, and the individuals who helped shape her life, her survival and her irrepressible spirit. Together, they tell a unique perspective of history rooted in strength, resiliency and hope. Woven throughout the book are stories, humour, wisdom and thought provoking teachings.Hope, Faith and Empathy is relevant, in